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What does the word Olympic mean

What country first proposed the winter olympic games as separate from the traditional olympic games

How did the athletes prepare for the ancient olympic games

What other events were included in the ancient olympic games after the first ancient olympic games

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How does ancient greek Olympics influence modern day sports?

The ancient Olympics influence the modern day Olympics because they are still in our lives. We wouldn't have all the sports we have today if it wasn't for the ancient times.

How many times has gymnastics in the Olympics?

It has been in every summer Olympics since the first modern one in 1896. But it was also an important sport in the ancient Greek Olympics, which happened many times.

Trace the history of population from ancient times to modern times?

trace the history of population from ancient to modern times?

Was football part of the ancient Olympics?

No. Football is an American sport. America wasn't around during ancient times. Especially not ancient Olympics.

When did the Olympics start in the ancient times?

776 b.C

What was the Pancratium in ancient Greek times?

a sport that was held in the ancient greek Olympics

Why is Greece first in the Olympics?

Greece is first in the Olympics because Greece is where the Olympics started in ancient times.

When did the Olympics start and end?

In ancient times the Olympics started in 776BC and was ended in 394AD.

When did the Olympics start again in modern times?


Compare and contrast ancient and modern Olympics?

In ancient times woman were not able to watch the games or they would get thrown off a cliff and now everyone can watch them. That I think is pretty much it.

Why did only men compete in the Olympics in ancient times?


How many times have Olympics games been held?

In 2012, the world participated in the "Games of the XXX Olympiad", the name by which the Olympics are officially known. The "XXX" in this case is the Roman numeral 30. The modern Olympics have therefore been held 30 times. The ancient Olympics are not as well-documented. It is believed there were games held at least 177 times in ancient Greece, but it could be more. Historians have not yet agreed on this subject.

How did people find out about the Olympics in the ancient times?

In Greece they wanted entertainment so they made the Olympics

Why was the first modern olympics held in Greece?

The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, because Greece 'invented' the Olympics in ancient times. The date was 1896. During WW2 they were suspended of course. They were scheduled for 1940 as they were in Berlin in 1936. Hitler got into the way for the never held 1940 Olympics. I have a comment on the modern day Olympics. In ancient Greece the idea was to credit the individual winners .. they were never intended to be a contest as to how many medals a country won. In ancient Greece the city states entered athletes but as example Sparta did not gather medals...

How long has the summer Olympics been going on?

In modern times, the first Summer Olympics was in 1896.

What do the five rings of the Olympics symbolizes?

5 continents from ancient times

Where was the bassoon made?

The modern day bassoon was first made in Germany, but similar reed instruments date back to ancient Egyptian times.

Have volcanoes been more of a threat in modern times or in ancient times?

Modern, simply because of economy. Some nasty ones were in Ancient times too though.

What year did the Olympics start again in modern times?

they started in 1896

What are the means of communication from ancient to modern times?

what are the means of communications from ancient time

What did Ancient Egypt contribute to modern times?

They contributed to the modern times medical care and specialized doctors.

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was the Olympics in Olympus at the Ancient Greece times?

No -Olympia in the city-state of Elis.

How did the Olympics work in ancient times?

They worked like the Olympics work now. So why ask the question the Olympics just continued from the accutal greek idea of the Olympics.

Why were the modern Olympics cancelled?

Since the modern Olympics began in 1896, the Olympics have been canceled 3 times: in 1916 due to fighting in WWI, and then in 1940 and 1944 both due to WWII.